Simple Feast raises $12M from Balderton and 14W to expand its weekly meat-free meal-box deliveries

The vast majority of environmental experts say that avoiding meat and dairy is the single most important, and most impactful action, you can take to reduce your personal impact on Earth. Why? Because of the sheer amount of carbon pumped into the atmosphere from the process of meat production. Many…

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Travelling while disabled is hell. We need major change and kindness | Penny Anderson

If transport workers or members of the public see someone who looks like they need help, please treat them as individuals, says writer and artist Penny Anderson Every day brings news of novel, cruel and unusual indignities inflicted on a human daring to travel while disabled. In the latest demoralising…

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Manager spent Grenfell cash on Dubai trip

After the fire, McDonagh withdrew £62,000 over 10 months, Westminster Magistrates’ Court heard. Image copyright PA Image caption Jenny McDonagh is one of several people to have been convicted of fraud offences relating to funds meant for Grenfell survivors McDonagh, of Abbey Wood, south-east London, pleaded guilty to two offences…

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Twitter turned Fox News’ coverage of the Manafort and Cohen trials into a hilarious meme

YouTube is the latest social platform to roll out time management tools.Image: Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images Google is worried about your digital health. More specifically, your addiction to watching hours upon hours of YouTube videos.  The search engine giant’s video giant, YouTube — the second most trafficked website in the…

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